Welcome to the Crime Victims Helpline

Freephone 116 006

Monday to Friday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Saturday and Holidays 2:00 – 4:00 pm 


Crime Victims Helpline offers support to all victims of crime in Ireland. We support, inform and empower victims of crime and all those impacted by crime.

We are here to listen. We can provide you with information about the criminal justice system. We can tell you about other victim support organisations and resources in your community.

Crime Victims Helpline can be contacted at:

Freephone 116 006


Text: 085 133 7711

Our hours are:

Monday, Wednesday and Friday- 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Tuesday and Thursday- 10:00 am to 6:30 pm

Saturday and Holidays- 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Sunday- Closed

Outside of these hours you can leave a message and your call will be returned during the next Helpline open hours.


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